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1954 Waterloo White Hawks

1954 > Class B > 1954 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: 66-69
Scored 679 runs, Allowed 733 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-72

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Wally Millies
Represented: Waterloo, IA
Ballpark: Riverfront Stadium (Waterloo, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Luis Aparicio 20 94 438 390 85 110 18 4 4 47 20 37 46 .282 .347 .379 .727 148 4 3 4
2 Rudy Arias* 23 43 68 59 6 11 2 0 0 8 0 5 11 .186 .262 .220 .482 13 1 3 0
3 Raymond Baer 26 4 2 0 .000
4 Earl Battey 19 129 505 418 76 122 25 3 11 67 5 73 61 .292 .403 .445 .848 186 6 6 2
5 Ollie Brantley 22 3 3 1 .333
6 Garland Brill 23 22 45 34 6 6 2 0 0 4 0 8 15 .176 .326 .235 .561 8 0 2 1
7 Jerry Bunyard* 22 13 34 28 4 6 0 0 1 4 0 6 4 .214 .353 .321 .674 9 0 0 0
8 Jose Bustamente 23 14 61 48 11 7 0 0 1 3 0 11 12 .146 .317 .208 .525 10 1 1 0
9 William Close 27 4 14 2 .143
10 Ronald Cooper* 19 117 508 457 80 126 20 5 23 70 5 39 76 .276 .340 .492 .832 225 7 2 3
11 Doug Cossey* 25 20 75 61 11 17 6 1 1 11 0 14 4 .279 .413 .459 .872 28 0 0 0
12 Richard DeLozier 22 10 9 9 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 5 .222 .222 .444 .667 4 0 0 0
13 Domenick Ditusa 18 48 187 173 16 44 8 1 1 18 1 8 30 .254 .285 .329 .614 57 1 1 4
14 Allen Fahringer 25 98 392 340 45 96 12 2 0 26 8 48 48 .282 .373 .329 .703 112 2 1 1
15 Clive Follmer 23 8 6 1 .167
16 Billy Joe Forrest 26 13 52 49 4 15 1 0 0 4 1 0 11 .306 .306 .327 .633 16 0 3 0
17 Michael Garone 26 8 19 5 .263
18 Frank Hamlen 24 6 3 1 .333
19 Robert Hattenbach 24 22 56 51 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 34 .020 .038 .020 .058 1 0 4 0
20 Larry Hoffman# 21 8 13 3 .231
21 Bill Holder 22 10 40 34 3 8 2 1 0 3 0 5 7 .235 .333 .353 .686 12 0 1 0
22 Joseph Jaworski 26 113 464 390 68 107 15 7 8 58 15 66 44 .274 .382 .410 .792 160 3 3 2
23 Bill Knapek 23 17 26 21 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 9 .143 .174 .143 .317 3 0 3 1
24 Del Lang 25 2 5 0 .000
25 Darrell Lindley 23 10 27 24 2 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 5 .167 .200 .208 .408 5 0 2 0
26 Eugene Martin 18 3 7 1 .143
27 Richard Means* 18 5 14 3 .214
28 Dick Meyers* 20 2 5 0 .000
29 Donald Miller 21 28 111 93 13 21 4 0 0 6 1 14 20 .226 .324 .269 .593 25 0 3 1
30 Luis Morales 25 40 173 133 23 34 2 0 5 22 3 31 17 .256 .413 .383 .796 51 6 1 2
31 Robert Mueller 26 38 61 54 7 14 3 0 1 5 0 4 17 .259 .305 .370 .675 20 0 2 1 Stats for 2 teams
32 Jim Nichols 21 1 1 0 .000
33 Dan Phalen 30 133 549 480 77 136 28 1 19 84 1 51 85 .283 .360 .465 .825 223 9 5 4
34 Mel Rainey 21 1 1 0 .000
35 Richard Ramos 20 29 76 72 6 13 0 0 0 3 0 2 29 .181 .203 .181 .383 13 0 2 0
36 Bill Rogers? 22 14 54 47 9 12 3 1 2 11 0 7 9 .255 .352 .489 .841 23 0 0 0
37 Donald Schmudlach* 26 17 27 22 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 5 9 .136 .296 .136 .433 3 0 0 0
38 Fred Seger 21 77 293 253 31 63 11 0 5 36 0 29 31 .249 .323 .352 .675 89 0 8 3
39 Eugene Sheets 22 132 566 509 72 159 22 7 8 78 1 46 35 .312 .368 .430 .799 219 2 4 5
40 Billy Smith? -- 9 20 1 .050
41 Gerald Speck 24 11 28 26 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 6 .077 .111 .077 .188 2 0 1 0
42 Richard Szymczak* 20 3 9 1 .111
43 Jack Virkstis 22 15 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0 0
44 Robert Walz* 23 13 39 35 7 10 2 0 0 6 0 3 0 .286 .333 .343 .676 12 0 0 1
45 James Wheeler? 23 10 28 25 4 6 1 1 1 3 0 3 5 .240 .321 .480 .801 12 0 0 0
46 John Wilson 24 8 27 7 .259
46 Players 22.8 135 5129 4483 679 1183 188 35 94 603 62 545 716 .264 .341 .384 .726 1723 67 34
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Rudy Arias* 23 5 7 .417 5.24 33 14 6 0 139.0 149 100 81 12 68 108 3 3 9 1.561 9.6 0.8 4.4 7.0 1.59
2 Raymond Baer 26 1 0 1.000 4
3 Ollie Brantley 22 1 1 .500 3
4 Garland Brill 23 8 10 .444 4.21 19 14 7 0 107.0 110 62 50 4 59 62 2 0 4 1.579 9.3 0.3 5.0 5.2 1.05
5 Richard DeLozier 22 1 4 .200 3.71 10 5 0 0 34.0 44 24 14 0 22 18 3 0 0 1.941 11.6 0.0 5.8 4.8 0.82
6 Clive Follmer 23 2 0 1.000 8
7 Frank Hamlen 24 0 0 2
8 Robert Hattenbach 24 10 7 .588 4.84 21 18 10 2 147.0 168 94 79 10 66 66 3 0 5 1.592 10.3 0.6 4.0 4.0 1.00
9 Dave Hill 24 0 0 1
10 Larry Hoffman 21 1 2 .333 8
11 Bill Knapek 23 5 3 .625 4.75 17 10 2 0 72.0 78 45 38 8 52 46 4 0 5 1.806 9.8 1.0 6.5 5.8 0.88
12 Robert Mueller 26 12 8 .600 3.90 36 12 6 0 134.0 167 85 58 8 46 83 3 1 4 1.590 11.2 0.5 3.1 5.6 1.80 Stats for 2 teams
13 Jim Nichols 21 0 0 1
14 Mel Rainey* 21 0 0 1
15 Richard Ramos 20 11 11 .500 4.28 29 24 13 1 185.0 221 110 88 13 74 111 5 0 6 1.595 10.8 0.6 3.6 5.4 1.50
16 Donald Schmudlach* 26 2 6 .250 5.54 17 8 2 0 65.0 73 58 40 6 40 44 2 1 6 1.738 10.1 0.8 5.5 6.1 1.10
17 Gerald Speck 24 5 5 .500 2.40 11 10 7 1 75.0 68 27 20 6 27 24 1 1 2 1.267 8.2 0.7 3.2 2.9 0.89
18 Jack Virkstis 22 0 5 .000 6.94 15 5 0 0 48.0 70 44 37 8 17 10 0 0 4 1.812 13.1 1.5 3.2 1.9 0.59
19 Robert Walz 23 5 3 .625 3.99 12 11 6 1 88.0 84 44 39 9 30 68 0 1 2 1.295 8.6 0.9 3.1 7.0 2.27
19 Players 23.2 66 69 .489 135 135 733
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Earl Battey 128 662 87 25 14 .968 5.85 18

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Phalen 131 996 116 20 94 .982 8.49

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Seger 59 147 180 14 40 .959 5.54
Luis Morales 40 82 99 17 18 .914 4.53
Eugene Sheets 31 84 82 3 20 .982 5.35

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eugene Sheets 101 94 134 36 14 .864 2.26
Joseph Jaworski 37 38 50 10 7 .898 2.38

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Luis Aparicio 94 220 275 31 61 .941 5.27
Fred Seger 17 33 49 7 11 .921 4.82
Billy Joe Forrest 13 17 31 7 6 .873 3.69
Bill Holder 10 13 29 4 6 .913 4.20

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Cooper 113 183 15 12 2 .943 1.75
Allen Fahringer 94 257 8 4 1 .985 2.82
Joseph Jaworski 69 134 6 4 0 .972 2.03
Domenick Ditusa 42 74 11 9 0 .904 2.02
Donald Miller 28 72 4 3 0 .962 2.71
Jose Bustamente 13 12 1 4 0 .765 1.00
Doug Cossey 13 16 0 2 0 .889 1.23
Bill Rogers 13 23 4 0 0 1.000 2.08

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Mueller 36 14 29 1 1 .977 1.19 Stats for 2 teams
Rudy Arias 33 5 25 2 0 .938 0.91
Richard Ramos 29 16 27 4 1 .915 1.48
Robert Hattenbach 21 14 23 2 3 .949 1.76
Garland Brill 19 4 17 2 0 .913 1.11
Bill Knapek 17 7 15 1 0 .957 1.29
Donald Schmudlach 17 2 14 3 2 .842 0.94
Jack Virkstis 15 2 4 3 0 .667 0.40
Robert Walz 12 8 18 0 2 1.000 2.17
Gerald Speck 11 3 7 0 1 1.000 0.91
Richard DeLozier 10 3 6 4 0 .692 0.90
Clive Follmer 8 0.00
Larry Hoffman 8 0.00
Raymond Baer 4 0.00
Ollie Brantley 3 0.00
Frank Hamlen 2 0.00
Dave Hill 1 0.00
Jim Nichols 1 0.00
Mel Rainey 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Luis Aparicio 20 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Apr 29, 1934 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Rudy Arias 23 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 6, 1931 Las Villas, CU
Raymond Baer 26 R R 5' 11.0" 178 1928
Earl Battey 19 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jan 5, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ollie Brantley 22 R R 6' 3.0" 178 1932 Lexon, AR, US
Garland Brill 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 10, 1930 Arlington, VA, US
Jerry Bunyard 22 L R 5' 11.0" 175 1932
Jose Bustamente 23 R 6' 0.0" 175 1931
William Close 27 R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 7, 1927 Buck Run, PA, US
Ronald Cooper 19 L 5' 11.0" 180 1935
Doug Cossey 25 L 6' 3.0" 206 Jan 12, 1929 Detroit, MI, US
Richard DeLozier 22 R R 6' 5.0" 195 1932
Domenick Ditusa 18 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 29, 1935 Chicago, IL, US
Allen Fahringer 25 R 5' 10.0" 165 1929
Clive Follmer 23 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1931
Billy Joe Forrest 26 R 6' 0.0" 169 Jul 13, 1927 Fulton, KY, US
Michael Garone 26 R 6' 1.0" 195 1928
Frank Hamlen 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 18, 1930 Salem, MA, US
Robert Hattenbach 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1930
Dave Hill 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1930
Larry Hoffman 21 S R 6' 1.0" 195 1933
Bill Holder 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 23, 1931 Newport, TN, US
Joseph Jaworski 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1928
Bill Knapek 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 2, 1930 Natrona, PA, US
Del Lang 25 R 6' 0.0" 190 1929
Darrell Lindley 23 R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
Eugene Martin 18 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1936
Richard Means 18 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 9, 1936
Dick Meyers 20 L 5' 10.0" 167 1934
Donald Miller 21 R 6' 0.0" 180 1933
Luis Morales 25 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Nov 3, 1928 Banes, CU
Robert Mueller 26 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1928
Jim Nichols 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 25, 1933 Terre Haute, IN, US
Dan Phalen 30 R R 6' 6.0" 195 1924
Mel Rainey 21 R L 6' 0.0" 170 1933
Richard Ramos 20 R R 6' 5.0" 225 1934
Bill Rogers 22 May 29, 1932 Marietta, IL, US
Donald Schmudlach 26 L L 5' 10.0" 190 1928
Fred Seger 21 R 6' 4.0" 180 1933
Eugene Sheets 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1932
Billy Smith -- Unknown
Gerald Speck 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1930
Richard Szymczak 20 L 5' 10.0" 175 1934
Jack Virkstis 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 31, 1931 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Robert Walz 23 L R 6' 1.0" 190 May 24, 1931 Jackson, MI, US
James Wheeler 23 Apr 18, 1931 Sebring, FL, US
John Wilson 24 R 6' 3.0" 185 1930

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